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1. character

noun. ['ˈkɛrɪktɝ'] an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story).

Synonyms

  • imaginary being
  • fictitious character
  • fictional character

Antonyms

  • minor
  • lack
  • superior
  • best

Etymology

  • caracter (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • caractere (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Character

  • abductor
  • abductor
  • actor
  • akhtar
  • auchter
  • benefactor
  • buchter
  • chiropractor
  • collector
  • collector
  • compactor
  • conductor
  • connecter
  • connector
  • constrictor
  • constructor
  • contractor
  • decter
  • defector
  • derecktor

How do you pronounce character?

Pronounce character as ˈkɛrɪktər.

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How do you spell character? Is it charcter ?

A common misspelling of character is charcter

Sentences with character


1. Noun, singular or mass
It will help you get into character and you can gather some zings for the night.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
To some, they provide character the faux version lacks.

Quotes about character


1. Character develops itself in the stream of life.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

2. This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor: to change the character of our thought.
- Lin Yutang

3. You want to play another kind of character in another genre, and it's been something I've been trying to do if I can in the career so far, and it's something I hope to continue because it's interesting to me and you get to do different things as an actor.
- Keanu Reeves

2. character

noun. ['ˈkɛrɪktɝ'] an actor's portrayal of someone in a play.

Synonyms

  • title role
  • bit part
  • heroine
  • characterization
  • personation
  • ingenue
  • hero
  • villain
  • part
  • portrayal
  • minor role
  • role
  • persona
  • theatrical role
  • enactment
  • baddie
  • heavy

Antonyms

  • old
  • incidental
  • cauline
  • big

Etymology

  • caracter (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • caractere (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. character

noun. ['ˈkɛrɪktɝ'] a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something.

Synonyms

  • texture
  • quality
  • dimension
  • property
  • attribute

Antonyms

  • follower
  • junior
  • affected
  • secondary

Etymology

  • caracter (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • caractere (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. character

noun. ['ˈkɛrɪktɝ'] the inherent complex of attributes that determines a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions.

Synonyms

  • fibre
  • responsibleness
  • responsibility
  • fiber
  • spirit
  • thoughtfulness
  • trait
  • personality

Antonyms

  • irresponsibleness
  • unthoughtfulness
  • inferior
  • low

Etymology

  • caracter (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • caractere (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. character

noun. ['ˈkɛrɪktɝ'] a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities).

Synonyms

  • grownup
  • adult
  • case
  • eccentric

Antonyms

  • dominant
  • high
  • standard
  • top

Etymology

  • caracter (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • caractere (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. character

noun. ['ˈkɛrɪktɝ'] good repute.

Synonyms

  • repute

Antonyms

  • side
  • leader

Etymology

  • caracter (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • caractere (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. character

noun. ['ˈkɛrɪktɝ'] a formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability.

Synonyms

  • reference
  • good word
  • character reference
  • recommendation

Antonyms

  • majuscule
  • communicative
  • full
  • let

Etymology

  • caracter (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • caractere (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. character

noun. ['ˈkɛrɪktɝ'] (genetics) an attribute (structural or functional) that is determined by a gene or group of genes.

Synonyms

  • attribute

Antonyms

  • minuscule
  • worst

Etymology

  • caracter (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • caractere (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. character

verb. ['ˈkɛrɪktɝ'] engrave or inscribe characters on.

Synonyms

  • scratch
  • engrave
  • inscribe

Antonyms

  • adult
  • outside
  • inside
  • middle

Etymology

  • caracter (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • caractere (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. character

noun. ['ˈkɛrɪktɝ'] a written symbol that is used to represent speech.

Synonyms

  • runic letter
  • letter
  • subscript
  • uppercase
  • capital letter
  • ideograph
  • superior
  • capital
  • written symbol
  • radical
  • space
  • minuscule
  • asterisk
  • double obelisk
  • obelisk
  • blank
  • type
  • ideogram
  • printed symbol
  • superscript
  • percentage sign
  • ligature
  • ASCII character
  • dagger
  • allograph
  • star
  • small letter
  • check character
  • percent sign
  • double dagger
  • upper-case letter
  • diesis
  • graphic symbol
  • majuscule
  • mathematical symbol
  • inferior
  • grapheme
  • stenograph
  • rune
  • alphabetic character
  • letter of the alphabet
  • lowercase
  • lower-case letter
  • pictograph

Antonyms

  • superscript
  • subscript
  • lowercase
  • loaded

Etymology

  • caracter (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • caractere (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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